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3 hrs ago | The Reporter
"Dawn of the Planet of the Apes," maintained its box office rule with $36.3 million over the weekend, according to final studio figures Monday.
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7 hrs ago | Reuters
Helen McCrory of Harry Potter fame is a chain-smoking Medea and pop duo Goldfrapp provides a riveting score for a new staging in London of Euripides's 2,500-year-old play that may not be the "Medea" of all time but is certainly one for this age.
8 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion
The city of Aurora and two police officers who are potential prosecution witnesses in the Colorado theater shootings case are fighting attempts by defense attorneys to get the officers' disciplinary records.
9 hrs ago | National Public Radio
The festival has been international since 1966 and today French performances make up only 20 percent of all acts.
13 hrs ago | Live Design Online
The Public Theater, the only theater in New York that produces Shakespeare, the classics, musicals, contemporary and experimental pieces in equal measure, boasts several expansive venues, including its landmark downtown home on Astor Place, which houses five theaters plus Joe's Pub; the Delacorte Theater in Central Park, home to its beloved, free ... (more)
17 hrs ago | The Tribune
Not long ago, Kevin R. Free went to an audition for a part in the longest running musical in history.
18 hrs ago | The Forest Grove News-Times
Local seniors can discover their inner actor - or perhaps their inner ham - in two events planned this summer by the Walters Cultural Arts Center in Hillsboro.
Awash in uncertainty, overwhelmed by fear, Chris Benda spent the days after her youngest son's head injury left him in a coma beating back the kind of questions most mothers can't even consider.
It's theater director A. Victor Jones who truly wields the magic wand on stage and off at Ohio University-Lancaster.
On Monday, July 21st the Theater People Podcast welcomes two-time Tony-nominee Robin de Jesus .
Scream queens, atomic monsters and aliens abound. And that's even before the murder in Theatre Schmeater's first full production in their new space, "Attack of the Killer Murder of ... Death".
Caleb Medley and his son, Hugo, who turns 2 years old this week, spend time together at their home in Canon City.
Greater Lansing has abundant opportunities when it comes to theater for young people.
Romance and Shakespeare, star-crossed lovers in the middle of the summer, an air-conditioned theater and, well, your English teacher would be proud of you.
After staging a play about justice this Saturday , Brava Theater will host a discussion about the fatal shooting of Alejandro Nieto by San Francisco police officers.
"We're used to the heat," troupe director Margaret Marsh told the Hastings Tribune .
Ulysses S. Grant rode his horse to the front of the McLean House in Appomattox. Some of his infantry stood at attention, ready to greet him.
Updated: Mon Jul 21, 2014 10:10 pm
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